As co-founder of HB, Nicolas has managed significant communications campaigns for brands such as HP, Gore Bike Wear, EMC, Fairchild Semiconductor, Vicor, Baxa and others. His previous work includes writing, teaching, and financial analysis. He plays an active role as a Middlebury College alumnus, where he co-founded MiddCORE, an intensive series of courses and programs focused on Creativity, Opportunity, Risk and Entrepreneurship. He is involved with several non-profits focused on business leadership and the environment.
7 Reasons Pay-for-Placement PR Rips Off Start-ups by Chuck Tanowitz For start-ups, the allure of a pay-for-placements situation is obvious: they just want media coverage, why pay when they don't get it? Recently I heard from a company (I won't name them) that wanted to involve me in a pay for placements concept. It's a bad deal for everyone.